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Assistant Project Manager

Job Title: Assistant Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £35000 - £45000/annum
Contact Name: Aaron Higgins
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Job Published: September 26, 2019 13:30

Job Description

Assistant Project Manager required for a large mixed use site in Cambridge. With over 4,000 new built homes, sports and commercial facilities our client is looking to employ a Project Manager who can easily communicate and deliver large, multi million pound phased schemes. 

The ideal candidate would have experience working on residential, commercial and retail projects and have the confidence to work independently and part of a larger Project Management team. 

Project Manager requirements: 

Assist in managing the risk identification, mitigation and management throughout the delivery process
Assist the Project Manager and Development Manager in the preparation of the supporting documents for sales, lease or other third party property agreements
Assist the Project Manager, Development Manager and Project Accountant as required in the preparation and monitoring of the project or work stream appraisal and the SDC and CDC reports
Assist other members of the development team in the discharging of their responsibilities
Seek assistance from the Director (Project Management) or other members of the team where unable to discharge responsibilities
Prepare presentations or reports as requested for interim or ad hoc requirements.

Assist the Project Manager in the procurement and coordination of the professional team as required for the delivery of each work stream or project. Seek fee proposals from the professional design team members required to deliver a project or work stream and summarise returns. Coordinate the preparation of consultant appointments, forms of contract, warranties and third party technical documentation.
Prepare and update as required project directories
Prepare and monitor project or work stream programme
Prepare, monitor and report on project or work stream cash flows. Assist the Project Manager in the proper and financial control of projects, including: accurately and fully managing the project cost plan (master budget), ensuring that accruals and cash-flow forecasts are issued to finance team on a monthly basis including controlling cost and contingency management.
Assist the Project Manager in the preparation of tenders for project works, including coordination of design packages.
Manage the delivery of specifically allocated construction activities against contracted timescales and in relation to the wider site activities. This will include administration, co-ordination and management of any Building or Infrastructure Contract as Employer’s Agent, Contract Administrator, Quantity Surveyor and Developer’s Representative as required
Provide accurate records and contract correspondence

This is a great opportunity for a Project Manager or Assistant Project Manager who is looking to develop their career and work for one of the most respected companies in the UK. With strategic sites across the UK, they are helping to shape the world we live in a develop communities by engaging with local authorities, house builders and professionals.